Staff & Board

The people behind Candoco are diverse and devoted. As Dancers, Staff, Board of Trustees, Founders and Candoco Artists, we are a passionate, dedicated team of people and we want to show you what dance can be, and who can dance.

Charlotte Darbyshire

Artistic Co-Director

Ben Wright

Artistic Co-Director

Jo Royce

Executive Director

Liz Charman

Head of Finance

Joanne Lyons

General Manager

Ellie Douglas-Allan

Senior Producer

Georgia Kersh


Susanna Recchia

Research and Rehearsal Director

Phil Webb

Production Manager

Lucy Fox

Head of Communications

Board and Patrons